In Contra Costa County, California, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District (SRVUSD) is a public school district. There are 36 school locations serving more than 32,000 students in the Alamo, Danville, Blackhawk, Diablo, and San Ramon counties (including Dougherty Valley). It was founded in 1964.

Elementary Schools:

  • Alamo Elementary School
  • Bella Vista Elementary School
  • Bollinger Elementary School
  • Country Club Elementary School
  • Coyote Creek Elementary School
  • Creekside Elementary School
  • Golden View Elementary School
  • Green Valley Elementary School
  • Greenbrook Elementary School
  • Hidden Hills Elementary School
  • John Baldwin Elementary School
  • Live Oak Elementary School
  • Montair Elementary School
  • Montevideo Elementary School
  • Neil Armstrong Elementary School
  • Quail Run Elementary School
  • Rancho Romero Elementary School
  • Sycamore Valley Elementary School
  • Tassajara Hills Elementary School
  • Twin Creeks Elementary School
  • Vista Grande Elementary School
  • Walt Disney Elementary School

Middle Schools:

  • Charlotte Wood Middle School
  • Diablo Vista Middle School
  • Gale Ranch Middle School
  • Iron Horse Middle School
  • Los Cerros Middle School
  • Pine Valley Middle School
  • Stone Valley Middle School
  • Windemere Ranch Middle School

High schools:

  • California High School (San Ramon)
  • Dougherty Valley High School (San Ramon)
  • Monte Vista High School (Danville/Alamo)
  • San Ramon Valley High School (Danville)


Higher education

  • Diablo Valley College – San Ramon branch campus
  • University of San Francisco – San Ramon regional campus
  • UC Davis Graduate School of Management – the Bay Area working professional program


Alternative schools:

  • Del Amigo Continuation High School
  • Venture Independent Study School

San Ramon’s public schools are part of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District (SRVUSD) and serve approximately 30,300 students. The city has 11 elementary schools and 4 middle schools. The colleges are California and Dougherty Valley High School. The SRVUSD operates an alternative K–12 school to support home-based students: the Venture Independent Study School.

California High School School was founded in 1973 and ranked 250th best high school in the United States by Newsweek. Dougherty Valley High School is ranked 42nd in California, ranked 281th in the national rankings and won a gold medal.


Public Libraries

The San Ramon Library and the Dougherty Station Library branches of the Contra Costa County Library and the Ramona Library are located in San Ramon.

San Ramon, California is blessed with some of the best schools in the nation.  Check out these top-ranked schools in our beautiful city:

  • Dougherty Valley High School
  • California High School 
  • Bollinger Canyon Elementary
  • Gale Ranch Middle School
  • Montevideo Elementary School 
  • Iron Horse Middle School
  • The Dorris-Eaton School
  • Coyote Creek Elementary School 
  • Golden View Elementary School

All of these wonderful schools are located just a short distance from our location located at 3600 Camino Tassajara! Stop by for a visit anytime!